Detail of outcome
This consultation has concluded. Where MCA have accepted or agreed to comments from consultees, the documents have been amended and published.
Detail of feedback received
The following table gives a summary of consultation comments received and the corresponding MCA responses received during this consultation.
MGN 570 provides revised guidance on the conduct of emergency drills, scenarios to practice and what will be expected during an MCA survey or inspection.
MGN 571 provides guidance on how to prevent man overboard incidents through the assessment of the risks involved and includes a risk review document on which risks and the measures taken to reduce them can be recorded.
The MGNs will replace MGN 430 – Fishing vessels: checks on crew certification and drills.